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ROM merge program ?

Post by exxos » Mon Apr 02, 2018 6:58 pm

Don't think I have ever needed to merge 2x 8bit ROM's into 16bit one before.. no idea what program will do it ?
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Re: ROM merge program ?

Post by krupkaj » Mon Apr 02, 2018 7:50 pm

I use rommix from pinatubo package
https://www.schwingen.org/files/pinatubo/

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Re: ROM merge program ?

Post by exxos » Mon Apr 02, 2018 10:12 pm

Thanks, can't figure it out, docs not english and google translate isn't helping :( I will write a script to do it when I get chance.
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Re: ROM merge program ?

Post by krupkaj » Tue Apr 03, 2018 9:42 am

Here is example how to merge 256k TOS:

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# Set Buffer
bufsize 256k
# Set Working Dir
chdir H:\TOS

# Pull the HI (EVEN) and LO (ODD) ROMs into the buffer
load TOSHI.BIN 0 128k all -> 0 even
load TOSLO.BIN 0 128k all -> 0 odd

#Dump the buffer to file
save TOS.IMG 256k <- 0 all

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Re: ROM merge program ?

Post by exxos » Tue Apr 03, 2018 2:42 pm

Still don't get it.. :roll: Run the TTP ? Can only end one line there.. looks more like some command line stuff like DOS.. I only even run GEM and even thats under steem..

Could you merge these 2 file for me please ? I only want to test my ROM cart at the moment. Once I have a working dump file I can do a script to merge the rest of the stuff at a later time.
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Re: ROM merge program ?

Post by crashman » Tue Apr 03, 2018 6:31 pm

Like this?

winhex can do it.
it's an HEx editor for windows.
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Re: ROM merge program ?

Post by crashman » Tue Apr 03, 2018 6:34 pm

And I found it's an old version... perhaps do you like those.
Atari Test Cart Original Roms.zip
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Re: ROM merge program ?

Post by exxos » Tue Apr 03, 2018 6:44 pm

crashman wrote:
Tue Apr 03, 2018 6:31 pm
Like this?

winhex can do it.
it's an HEx editor for windows.
Full.zip
I use winhex, but don't know if it does high low byte merging ? I can merge rom "one after the other" but that isn't what I am doing.. Not sure how you did it ?
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Re: ROM merge program ?

Post by exxos » Tue Apr 03, 2018 6:45 pm

crashman wrote:
Tue Apr 03, 2018 6:34 pm
And I found it's an old version... perhaps do you like those.

Atari Test Cart Original Roms.zip
ah single images.. where you find those ?
4MB STFM 1.44 FD- VELOCE+ 020 STE - 4MB STE 32MHz - STFM 16MHz - STM - MEGA ST - Falcon 030 CT60 - Atari 2600 - Atari 7800 - Gigafile - SD Floppy Emulator - PeST - HxC - CosmosEx - Ultrasatan - various clutter

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Re: ROM merge program ?

Post by crashman » Tue Apr 03, 2018 7:59 pm

I found them on several sites.
I have different test carts myself...
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